Smell the Chai – a blend of Tea & Rubber

Waking up to a steaming teakettle on a foggy day is the way to spin in Munnar, Kerala. An invitation from Michael McLean (Mountain Bike Kerala) to join his team on a week long escape got me going! Knowing Mike’s trails, an Enduro meal was on the menu. Tea plantations spread over the mountains touching the sky. Leaves with strong fragrance of the morning stimulant. Century old pathways dug deep in the shrubs. Swirling through twigs with bars caressing the ayurvedic verdure. The invigorating trails of Munnar are a treat…

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Video: Kerala Singletrack Party

The Mountain Bike Kerala crew led a crazy bunch of riders through “God’s Own Country” earlier last season. Heres the dirt party that Michael McLean lit up along with Jibin Joy and Pankaj Danu. Watch the Video and follow this link if you want to WIN some wicked goodies from Mountain Bike Kerala. | http://www.mountainbikekerala.com/2015-more-singletrack-than-ever

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Riding Kerala

Riding Kerala By: Tangi Rebours Location: Munnar, Kerala – INDIA Also featured in Issue #2 | March 2011   I am planning to leave Nepal in 2 days for a break and I still don’t know for where. A girl I met from Korea is waiting, but the appeal of my bike looks stronger. So I am confused wondering what to do and where to go? I thought about Mike, a friend of mine who runs a mountain bike trekking company in Kerala (Southern India). A quick phone call: “Hello…

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